What state, county and municipal workers make

Excluding New York City, more than half a million state, county and municipal workers in New York made $29 billion in the fiscal year that ended on March 31, 2017, according to data provided by the Office of State Comptroller. That represents a 2.8 percent increase from the year before. Data for the 2015-16 year were also included in the table below.

You can also see this list of more than 500,000 government employees rounded up into a a database of more than 3,000 governmental units in New York State.

The data below, which cover active employees enrolled in the New York State and Local Retirement System, were obtained via a Freedom of Information Law request. You can read more here. This database was posted on Nov. 28, 2017.

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Name Employer name Amount Date Fiscal year Pension group
Name BULICH, KIRSTEN F Employer name Town of Catskill Amount $37,885.21 Date 12/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWEN, JAMES F Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $37,885.17 Date 04/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGLIARO, DONNA L Employer name Village of East Rockaway Amount $37,884.70 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURAND, JANN M Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $37,884.53 Date 10/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ULASEWICZ, MARCY L Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $37,884.33 Date 09/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINDS, DOUGLAS A Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $37,884.22 Date 08/18/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAINTER, FRANCES P Employer name City of North Tonawanda Amount $37,884.20 Date 08/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, DERRICK J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $37,884.12 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTS, KRISTOFER M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $37,884.09 Date 12/07/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASSO, GAIL Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $37,883.73 Date 11/06/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGI, GALE A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $37,883.69 Date 02/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, LYNN M Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $37,882.95 Date 11/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATCH, JANE M Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $37,882.87 Date 11/27/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASFORIS, EVON M Employer name NYC Judges Amount $37,882.80 Date 06/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SISK, CAROL ANN Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $37,882.26 Date 11/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHISHOLM, AMANDA L Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $37,882.18 Date 02/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERBANIC, KARA M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $37,882.00 Date 09/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILHAM, MARY LOU G Employer name Saratoga County Amount $37,881.84 Date 09/14/1967 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, ROYAL G Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $37,881.77 Date 12/03/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, KIM A Employer name City of Albany Amount $37,881.29 Date 02/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACKLEY, WILLIAM H Employer name Orange County Amount $37,881.28 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, ANGELA R Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $37,881.11 Date 11/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, JOHN W Employer name Jefferson County Amount $37,881.06 Date 11/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASILIOU, ANDREAS D Employer name Nassau County Amount $37,880.81 Date 05/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOPACZ, MARYA M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $37,880.60 Date 08/30/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLARD, CHRISTINE M Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $37,880.57 Date 12/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARPER, ROBIN M J Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $37,880.40 Date 07/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUICK, CAROL Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $37,880.28 Date 08/07/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLOGG, REBECCA C Employer name Cornell University Amount $37,880.23 Date 03/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE DUC, JEREMY M Employer name Salmon River CSD Amount $37,880.10 Date 10/07/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESLIE, TERESA I Employer name Broome County Amount $37,879.31 Date 04/30/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REINHARDT, RICHARD R Employer name Town of Danube Amount $37,879.25 Date 04/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURDICK, STEPHANIE M Employer name Boces-Oswego Amount $37,879.22 Date 02/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLED, REBECCA I Employer name Wilson CSD Amount $37,878.92 Date 10/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURANO, ROCCO L Employer name Blind Brook-Rye UFSD Amount $37,878.87 Date 12/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAINES, RACHEL H Employer name Cornell University Amount $37,878.82 Date 05/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALAVERA, TERESA A Employer name Town of Hamptonburgh Amount $37,878.68 Date 04/07/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, WESLEY R Employer name Lewis County Amount $37,878.40 Date 06/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIBER, WALTER R Employer name Center Moriches Fire District Amount $37,878.37 Date 05/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUZA, MIRIAM A Employer name Orange County Amount $37,878.27 Date 11/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POOLE, DAVID I Employer name Taconic St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $37,878.01 Date 01/11/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUDER, MELISSA D Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $37,877.49 Date 08/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, CAROL L Employer name Bryant Library Amount $37,877.18 Date 05/23/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, WENDY A Employer name Monroe County Amount $37,877.17 Date 10/27/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NALL, CAITLIN A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $37,877.11 Date 06/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENT, JANET M Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $37,877.09 Date 01/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, GARRY E Employer name Syracuse Housing Authority Amount $37,876.71 Date 10/03/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERBERT, RHONDA L Employer name Allegany Limestone CSD Amount $37,876.61 Date 01/04/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERCE, FRANKLIN R Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $37,876.54 Date 05/12/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAGLE, JACQUELYN Employer name Lewis County Amount $37,876.53 Date 05/24/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLOSS, ARTHUR W Employer name Delaware County Amount $37,876.37 Date 07/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, MARK R Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $37,876.34 Date 07/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELAK, MATTHEW R Employer name Arlington Fire District Amount $37,876.32 Date 01/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KORKUS, KAYLEY A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $37,876.16 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POMINVILLE, LYNNE M Employer name Lewis County Amount $37,876.00 Date 09/08/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BOMBARD, RANDY S Employer name Town of Clinton Amount $37,875.98 Date 05/02/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, DARCY Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $37,875.90 Date 12/11/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, CEDRIC L Employer name Office of General Services Amount $37,875.89 Date 06/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASEY, GINA L Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $37,875.53 Date 02/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLANTENY, GINA A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $37,875.43 Date 10/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, MARYANNE D Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $37,875.41 Date 10/16/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DONNELL, REBECCA A Employer name Department of Health Amount $37,875.19 Date 07/02/1970 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, ROBERT A Employer name BridgeWater-Leonard-W Winfld CSD Amount $37,874.94 Date 01/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERZINO, JOHN F Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $37,874.60 Date 06/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUASTELLA, MARIE A Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $37,874.58 Date 01/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, ELIEZER O Employer name New York Public Library Amount $37,874.56 Date 12/06/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARING, GREGORY M Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $37,874.56 Date 08/17/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTORANA, MARIA Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $37,874.40 Date 03/25/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELTON, PAUL W Employer name Education Department Amount $37,874.40 Date 09/20/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TABOLT, MARY JO Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $37,874.35 Date 01/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBERT, KELLYANN Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $37,874.07 Date 01/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERTOLLINI, FLOYD L Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $37,874.02 Date 04/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIVENS, FELICIA K Employer name Irvington UFSD Amount $37,874.00 Date 06/30/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHER, REGINA B Employer name Irvington UFSD Amount $37,874.00 Date 09/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, ALAN C Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $37,873.93 Date 05/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANLON, JESSIKA R Employer name Dutchess County Amount $37,873.84 Date 03/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, CAROL Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $37,873.83 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYRTHIL, JEAN R Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $37,873.79 Date 06/30/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, DAVID M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $37,873.40 Date 08/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISON, MINDY J Employer name Wells CSD Amount $37,873.31 Date 10/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMANN, PATRICIA A Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $37,872.93 Date 06/13/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, CORLIS O, II Employer name Boces Wash'sar'War'Ham'Essex Amount $37,872.87 Date 07/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GETREU, SAMANTHA B Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $37,872.01 Date 11/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN LANGE, TIFFNEY F E Employer name Dept Ag & Markets Amount $37,871.84 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORENZO, SHAUNELL Employer name Westchester County Amount $37,871.39 Date 05/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARLING, LISA A Employer name Livingston County Amount $37,871.34 Date 06/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGANO, BONNIE L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $37,870.98 Date 02/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CINTIO, PHYLLIS Employer name Tuckahoe UFSD Amount $37,870.86 Date 01/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLAN, RICHARD J M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $37,870.66 Date 05/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, JOHN G Employer name Wyoming County Amount $37,870.66 Date 06/25/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIBRUK, ELAINE M Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $37,870.54 Date 04/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, MICHELE R Employer name Hammond CSD Amount $37,870.31 Date 09/11/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, CANDACE A Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $37,870.30 Date 09/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EAGAN, DANIEL M Employer name Town of Southold Amount $37,870.23 Date 08/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODMAN, TRAVIS D Employer name Ontario County Amount $37,870.01 Date 10/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROZEWICZ, JESSICA L Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $37,869.92 Date 10/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINN, MARILYN J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $37,869.91 Date 07/16/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, COREY S Employer name Cortland County Amount $37,869.67 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMART, DEBORA K Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $37,869.63 Date 01/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRISTACH, JEFFREY J Employer name Erie County Amount $37,869.25 Date 07/09/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System